Metadata Trainer: Thomas Burley
Focus: FGDC Standard Metadata and the NBII
Tools: Metavist, ArcCatalog, ITIS, MetaParser, NPS metadata extension, various online resources
Disciplines: natural resource management; GIScience and GIS; water resources/hydrology; biological data and information
Taught several FGDC metadata workshops around the country in collaboration with the National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII) FGDC Metadata Training Program and have guest lectured in university geographic data management courses on the FGDC standard and the NBII Bio-Profile. Have attended an NBII Train the Trainer workshop as well.
Thomas (Tom) E. Burley, GISP
USGS Texas Water Science Center